Thursday, 26 February 2015

The Heart of Europe

                                                 The Heart of Europe - wood engraving
                                                  Manuel Vermeire Copyright © 2015






                                         





                                                The Czech Republic engraved into the shape 
                                                of the human heart























                           






Friday, 21 November 2014

Buxus sempervirens

                                                  Wood engraving on boxwood (Buxus sempervirens)
                                                     


                                                  Small wood engraving on boxwood (Buxus sempervirens)



                                                                          size: 3,6 x 2,9 cm
                                                                            


                                                                    
                                              













                                                            the idea               and             the project

Friday, 20 June 2014

Illustration gallery


                                                
                                                                 "Swing Dancers"    Drawing
                                                 


                                                      "The brothers"    Etching & Copper Engraving
                                                          



The Czech Republic, heart of Europe
  Drawing & Digital Media



Cover book for Jana   
Drawing & Photo editing



                                                             "L' Olandese Volante"      Mezzotint



 "City Cats"     Drawing & Digital Media


 

"King Albert"    Copper Engraving




 
"Gently down the storm"     Drawing



                                                             "Vers la Grand-Place"      Drawing



                                                              "La Creazione"      Wood Engraving




                                     
                                                                  Logo for "The Wood Engraver"
 Wood Engraving & Photo


   



Saturday, 12 April 2014

How to use a wooden carved butter stamp


Wooden carved butter stamp


Boxwood block of diameter 4 cm


Printing a hand carved Butter Stamp.

                                    1- Refrigerate the butter for 30 minutes. This helps to keep it from sticking in the mold.                                               2- Smooth the butter with the flat surface of a knife. 3- cover with cling film.  














 

Monday, 2 December 2013

Spiral line engraving




                                      Inspired by the copper engraving of Claude Mellan, "Face of Christ"  1649




                                             
                                                        height: 428.000  X  315.000 mm width


 
                                                                 diameter block 4,6 cm


transferring the image















 



Monday, 25 November 2013

VOGUE Wood Engraver

link to: wood engraver backstage
 



2nd classified Leonardo Garofalo    IV Novadea Photo Contest
link to: ConcorsoFotografico-serie/garofalo Associazione NOVADEA - DEAGOSTINI